Dr. Arien Smith, MD

Dr. Arien Smith, MD

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Neurosurgery  |  
Male  |  
41 y/o
(23)

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Dr. Arien Smith, MD is a neurosurgery doctor who practices in East Brunswick, NJ. He is 41 years old and has been practicing for 14 years. Dr. Smith is affiliated with Barnabas Health Jersey City Medical Center , Saint Peter's University Hospital, Saint Barnabas Medical Center, RWJ University Hospital New Brunswick and Hackensack University Medical Center.

Brain and Spine Instirtute of NY and NJ

25 Kennedy Blvd # 850

East Brunswick, NJ 08816
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Top Care Areas

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Pituitary Gland Tumor Excision
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more than 47% of peers
Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
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more than 35% of peers
Chiari's Deformity
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more than 17% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Smith "We are committed to delivering the best care and an exceptional patient experience. We are devoted to providing services that are patient-centered and compassionate, and care for you as a person."
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Specialties

  • Neurosurgery
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Board Certifications

Dr. Smith does not have any board certifications listed.

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Conditions Treated

  • Aneurysm
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Aneurysm
  • Brain Cancer
  • Brain Disorders
  • Brain Injury
  • Brain Tumor
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Broken Neck
  • Cancer
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Cerebral Hemorrhage
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chiari's Deformity
  • Craniopharyngioma
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Degenerative Spine Disorders
  • Ear Disorders
  • Epilepsy
  • Fracture
  • Herniated Disc
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Meningiomas
  • Myelopathy
  • Neck Injuries
  • Nerve Sheath Tumors
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Osteoarthritis of Spine
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Pituitary Disease
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Rasmussen's Syndrome
  • Scoliosis
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Spina Bifida
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Spinal Cord Tumor
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Stroke
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
  • Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
  • Thrombosis
  • Torticollis
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Vascular Disease

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Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Brain Surgery
  • Brain Tumor Surgery
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF) Shunt - Insertion, Repair or Removal
  • Cervical Herniated Disc Surgery
  • Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
  • Deep Brain Stimulation
  • Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
  • Epidural Lysis of Adhesions (LOA)
  • Herniated Disc Procedure
  • Herniated Disc Surgery
  • Kyphoplasty
  • Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
  • Microsurgical Spine Surgery
  • Neuroplasty
  • Neurostimulation
  • Pediatric Spine Surgery
  • Pituitary Gland Tumor Excision
  • Pituitary Surgery
  • Scoliosis Surgery
  • Spinal Compression Fracture Repair
  • Spinal Cord Stimulation
  • Spinal Fusion
  • Spinal Nerve Block
  • Spinal Pump Implant
  • Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
  • Vertebroplasty

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for New Jersey.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

Education

  • Yale University Yale School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 2003
  • Mount Sinai Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2004
  • Mount Sinai Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2009
  • Beth Israel Medical Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2010

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Smith has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Smith has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Hackensack University Medical Center

is a Recipient of a Healthgrades Excellence Award
Cranial Neurosurgery Excellence Award

Hospital Quality Award

Dr. Smith is on the medical staff at our top-rated hospital.

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Dr. Smith's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Smith to family and friends
3.9
based on 23 total reviews (3 with comments)
Dr. Smith's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well
    VERY GOOD
  • Answers Questions
    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent
    VERY GOOD
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment
    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness
    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time
    16 to 30 minutes
Patient Comments (3)
in New Jersey |
Me intervino quieurgicamente, excelente, me gustaria contactarlo, necesito de sus servicios, a.mi me devolvió la vida, porfavor ayudenme a hubicarlo, gracias y bendiciones
in Hackensack, NJ |
Did not follow up and I was left worse than before.
in Bayonne, NJ |
Dr. Smith took one look at an incision from a surgery done by another doctor and did emergency surgery to remove a spinal cord stimulator. It was loaded iwith infection. thank you to him for acting so quickly.
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Hospitals where Dr. Smith has admitting privileges

Hackensack University Medical Center
30 Prospect Ave
Hackensack, NJ 07601
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Barnabas Health Jersey City Medical Center
355 Grand St
Jersey City, NJ 07302
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RWJ University Hospital New Brunswick
1 Robert Wood Johnson Pl
New Brunswick, NJ 08901
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Saint Barnabas Medical Center
94 Old Short Hills Rd
Livingston, NJ 07039
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Saint Peter's University Hospital
254 Easton Ave
New Brunswick, NJ 08901
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